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Smithsonian Channel

The Smithsonian Channel is a collection of short educational videos on science and other subjects. For example:

  • Baby hedgehog quills don’t harden right away
  • How the CIA turned the tables on Soviet industrial espionage
  • Is sibling rivalry an important survival tool for lion cubs?
  • The astounding length of seaweed in the Sargasso Sea
  • This ingenious system brings water to the Chinese desert
  • This prehistoric fish makes a great white look like a goldfish
  • Why beetles are such an evolutionary success
  • Why Wales is the place to see amazing Roman forts

The videos have subtitles. There are other video categories at the Smithsonian’s main Videos page.